Month: August 2011

August 2011

Small in stature, big in impact

Alyza Weinberg, from Ottawa, Ontario, attended University of King’s College and recently completed her AVODAH year as a Corps member at Thurgood Marshall Academy in Washington D.C. A bit of wisdom that I frequently turned to during my AVODAH year was Margaret … Continue reading

18th Aug, 2011

Happy Pride!

Rosa Gaia Saunders is from Edmonton, Alberta and attended McGill University. As a Chicago Corps member, she served as a Program Assistant at Free Spirit Media. When people ask me what my favorite annual holiday is, I don’t think of Rosh Hashanah or Christmas … Continue reading

11th Aug, 2011

A Farewell Poem

Avital Aboody is from Sherman Oaks, CA and attended UC Berkeley. As a New York Corps member, she served as a Tenant Organizer at Urban Homesteading Assistance Board (UHAB). This piece originally appeared on The here. The files are all transferred, the loose ends all tied … Continue reading

8th Aug, 2011